January 2020

With Brexit now upon us, the specialist patent and trade mark attorneys at Serjeants provide an update on how your intellectual property (IP) will be affected as the UK leaves the EU. Timing The United Kingdom will formally leave the European Union on 31 January 2020 but...

Following the recent case of Shanks vs Unilever, Serjeants takes a closer look at the changes to the way in which an invention is considered to have provided an “outstanding benefit” to employers. Outstanding benefit Inventions made by an employee, either in the course of their employment...